David Baldacci clues kids in to Smithsonian’s treasures | February 27, 2013
Over 17 years, through 25 novels, David Baldacci has taken his adult readers on a roller-coaster ride of suspenseful stories packed with politicians, assassins and government agents. On March 5, he’s changing gears and taking the kids for a spin, leading a virtual field trip through the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History. Read more here.
Savannah Book Festival Recap: Closing Ceremony with David Baldacci | February 20, 2013
The South Magazine
Looking at ease in a khaki blazer, best-selling author David Baldacci charmed a rapt audience during his hour-long closing presentation at the Savannah Book Festival Sunday afternoon at the Trustees Theatre. Armed with a variety of stories, some poignant, many humorous, Baldacci provided the perfect coda to another wildly successful Festival and tremendous weekend for readers. Read more here.
Get ready to decode history! | January 24, 2013
What do you get when you mix David Baldacci, The 39 Clues, and the Smithsonian National Museum of American History? One amazing virtual field trip! Learn more here.
Scholastic Plans ‘39 Clues’ Baldacci Webcast at Smithsonian American History Museum | January 24, 2013
School Library Journal
Scholastic today announced that it plans to offer a free, behind-the-scenes video tour of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, featuring author David Baldacci as a guide. The “Decoding History” virtual field trip, to air on March 5 at 1:00 PM ET/10:00 AM PT, coincides with the release of Baldacci’s new book for young readers, The 39 Clues: Cahills vs. Vespers: Day of Doom, the latest title in the bestselling Scholastic series. Read the full article here.
Decoding History with David Baldacci, via Webcast | January 24, 2013
Scholastic is launching the latest title in its multi-platform series The 39 Clues with some extra multimedia muscle. The publisher is teaming with the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History and author David Baldacci for a webcast that highlights museum treasures and celebrates the history-mystery elements of the series, as well as the publication of the newest installment, The 39 Clues: Cahills vs. Vespers: Day of Doom by Baldacci. Called “Decoding History,” the virtual field trip will air on March 5 at 1 p.m. and will be accessible for free on the Decoding History Web site. Read more here.
David Baldacci to speak at Savannah Book Festival | January 23, 2013
Savannah Morning News
Don’t expect the typical author’s talk when David Baldacci gives the Savannah Book Festival’s closing address Feb. 17. Read the full article here.
Private-Eye Drama Based on Baldacci Series Lands Series Order at TNT | January 16, 2013
The Hollywood Reporter
TNT has ordered 10 episodes of an untitled private-eye drama based on David Baldacci’s series. Starring Jon Tenney and Rebecca Romijn and executive produced by Shane Brennan (“NCIS”), the show will premiere this summer. Read more here.
No chance of forgetting about David Baldacci | December 03, 2012
David talks with The National about his newest thriller, The Forgotten, and the craft of writing. Read the full interview here.
Man of Letters | November 21, 2012
Best-selling Virginia author David Baldacci talks about his ongoing quest to help America learn to read. Read the full interview here.
David Baldacci on “The Forgotten” | November 19, 2012
CBS This Morning
David and Gayle King on the set of CBS This Morning. David chatted with Gayle, Charlie Rose and Norah O’Donnell about his latest thriller, The Forgotten.